Olympian Annu Rani broke her personal girls’s Nationwide file within the fourth Indian Open javelin throw meet in Jamshedpur on Sunday.
The 29-year-old from Uttar Pradesh, who was eighth within the 2019 World Championships in Doha, threw 63.82m in her opening try that bettered her earlier better of 63.24 which got here within the Federation Cup in Patiala final 12 months. She had one other good throw, 60.10, in her second try on Sunday.
It was the eighth time Annu, the 2019 Asian silver medallist, was breaking the Nationwide file after first reaching the feat in 2014.
Sanjana Choudhary, who took the silver, was practically 10m behind.
Madhya Pradesh’s Vivek Kumar (under-20 males, 68.67m), Haryana’s Yash Saini (under-18 boys, 67.42m) and Delhi’s Disha (under-18 ladies, 34.87m) gained the gold in different classes on the opening day of the two-day meet.